Leopards revel in Siswan's nights

A comprehensive capture of the faunal diversity of the Siswan-Mirzapur belt using 35 day and night camera traps has established the presence of at least three leopards attended by a rich prey base in the form of sambars, wild boars, barking deer (Red muntjac), peacocks etc.

Times of India

Last updated on 15 June 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
India
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Habitat loss and degradation
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals